- Bird: Eagle, Black Crowned Crane
- Coat of Arms:
- Coat of Arms: Nigeria's coat of arms
features two white horses supporting a black shield. The 'Y' shape in
the middle of the shield is representative of the Benue and Niger
Rivers, while the color black is a symbol of the fertile soil.
Above the shield a red eagle represents strength, and the national motto is displayed on a ribbon below.
- Flag of Nigeria
- Flower: Costus
- Motto: "Unity and Faith, Peace and Progress"
|Land Area||910,768 km2|
|Water Area||13,000 km2|
|Total Area||923,768km2 (#31)|
|Government Type||Federal Presidential Republic|
|GDP (PPP)||$1,090.00 Billion|
|GDP Per Capita||$5,900|
Countries of Africa
This page was last updated on April 7, 2017.